F-A-S-T Stroke Message Helps Save Air Force One Pilot Who Flew on 9/11

The FAST mnemonic developed by the UC Stroke Team helped the wife of 48-year-old Scott Goodwin, the pilot who flew President George Bush on 9-11, make an instantaneous decision that her husband was having a stroke. Click on the link below and scroll down to Strokes in Young People, Part 1 and Part 2.

And remember F-A-S-T for the signs and symptoms of stroke:

F: Facial numbness or weakness, especially on one side

A: Arm numbness or weakness, especially on one side

S: Slurred speech or difficulty speaking

T: Time to call 911

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